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furtive furtive
/ˈfɜr tɪv /

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  • simulation simulation  /ˌsɪm jə ˈleɪ ʃən/ ?  the act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some…

    simulation meaning(s) 

    1. (n) the act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some process by means of something suitably analogous (especially for the purpose of study or personnel training)
    2. (n) (computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program
    3. (n) representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
    4. (n) the act of giving a false appearance

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    simulation usage(s)

    1. After Thomas left, I watched a nurse with more than 25 years' experience go through the same simulation.
    2. Remarkably, the new simulation is gaining quickly on Google Zeitgeist, which charts growing search query trends.
  • simulative electronic deception simulative electronic deception  actions to represent friendly notional or actual…
  • simulator simulator  /ˈsɪm jə ˌleɪ tər/ ?  a machine that simulates an environment for the purpose of training…
  • simulcast simulcast  /ˈsaɪm jəl ˌkæst/ ?  a broadcast that is carried simultaneously by radio and television…
  • simuliidae simuliidae  blackflies and sand flies
  • simulium simulium  type genus of the Simuliidae: blackflies
  • simultaneity simultaneity  /ˌsɪ məl tə ˈnɪə tɪ/ ?  happening or existing or done at the same time
  • simultaneous simultaneous  /ˌsaɪ məl ˈteɪ ni əs/ ?  occurring or operating at the same time
  • simultaneous equations simultaneous equations  a set of equations in two or more variables for which there…
  • simultaneous operation simultaneous operation  the simultaneous execution of two or more operations
  • simultaneously simultaneously  /ˌsaɪ məl ˈteɪ ni əs li/ ?  at the same instant
  • simultaneousness simultaneousness  happening or existing or done at the same time
  • simvastatin simvastatin  an oral lipid-lowering medicine (trade name Zocor) administered to reduce…
  • sin sin  /ˈsɪn/ ?  estrangement from god
  • sinai sinai  /ˈsaɪ ˌnaɪ/ ?  a mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high); it is believed…
  • sinai desert sinai desert  a desert on the Sinai Peninsula in northeastern Egypt
  • sinai peninsula sinai peninsula  a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea
  • sinanthropus sinanthropus  genus to which Peking man was formerly assigned
  • sinapis sinapis  small genus of Old World herbs usually included in genus Brassica
  • sinapis alba sinapis alba  Eurasian mustard cultivated for its pungent seeds; a source of table mustard…
  • sinapis arvensis sinapis arvensis  weedy Eurasian plant often a pest in grain fields
  • sinapism sinapism  /ˈsɪ nə pɪ zəm/ ?  a plaster containing powdered black mustard; applied to the skin as…
  • sinatra sinatra  /sə ˈnɑ trə/ ?  United States singer and film actor (1915-1998)
  • sinbad sinbad  /ˈsɪn ˌbæd/ ?  in the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had…
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